Jared Kushner was a young landlord in Somerville and it showed

These apartments on Dimick Street and Waldo Avenue in Somerville were once owned by Jared Kushner.


As an undergraduate at Harvard, Jared Kushner bought dozens of rental units in Somerville. But tenant complaints soon followed.

Sister of teen found dead in hotel recalls her as sweet and caring

Investigators called the 19-year-old’s death “suspicious” but released no information about how she died.

Plea deal for woman who injected pregnant roommate in N.H.

A woman accused of injecting drugs into a N.H. mother in “full-blown labor” has reached a plea deal that’ll be revealed in the coming week.

The Trump presidency

Ground Game

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/23/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/GettyImages-618090966.jpg Barack Obama is still around. This is good news for Trump and Democrats

In small, but visible ways Obama is still very relevant.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/putin.jpg US debated way to deter Putin’s vote meddling

A US intelligence report detailed the Russian president’s direct involvement in a cyber campaign to disrupt the presidential race.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/russia-1stld-writethru-3cd443e2-57f6-11e7-a204-ad706461fa4f.jpg President Trump accuses Obama in Russian meddling

President Trump took a swipe at his predecessor’s administration in a Friday night tweet that mentioned Russian meddling in last November’s US election.

epa06003486 United States Chief Justice John G. Roberts (F-C) with Supreme Court Associate Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg (F-L), Anthony M. Kennedy (F2-L), Clarence Thomas (F-2-R), Stephen Breyer (F-R), Elena Kagan (B-L), Samuel Alito Jr. (B-2-L), Sonia Sotomayor (B-R-2) and Neil Gorsuch (B-R) sit for an official group portrait in the East Conference Room of the Supreme Court in Washington, DC, USA, 01 June 2017. EPA/SHAWN THEW

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Will Anthony Kennedy announce his retirement from the Supreme Court?

Several former law clerks of Anthony Kennedy, who is 80, said they think he is considering stepping down in the next year or so.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/07/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Advance/Images/Walker_050417_Harvard_15941x[1].jpg Two cases of mumps are confirmed at Harvard

The people infected were not identified, but one of them is connected to the Harvard Biolabs complex in Cambridge.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/22/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/Walker_060717_RUBY_8465x.jpg Closure of Somerville mental health center unsettles a community

The Ruby Rogers Center serves Somerville residents with mental illness or disability and will close Sunday after 30 years.

Maybelline Perez Villatoro, valedictorian at East Boston High School, paused at the East Boston Public Library for a portrait.

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At East Boston High School, a voice to raise up other young immigrants

Valedictorian Maybelline Pérez Villatoro wants to use her success to motivate many thousands of other young immigrants.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/shaughnessy-14276.jpg The Celtics’ boring draft night, and other notes

The Timberwolves did what the Celtics should have done.

Washington's Markelle Fultz, right, poses for a photo with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected by the Philadelphia 76ers as the No. 1 pick overall during the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Boston has no Chick-fil-A, and Markelle Fultz noticed

Philadelphia has Chick-fil-A restaurants. Boston doesn’t. And Markelle Fultz is a fan.

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 22: Cody Bellinger #35 of the Los Angeles Dodgers reacts as he strikes out looking during the first inning against the New York Mets at Dodger Stadium on June 22, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)


Cody Bellinger, Aaron Judge could make rookie history

Only two players have won Rookie of the Year and MVP in the same year. This year, two more could do it.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/800565054.jpg Forward Jack Studnicka headlines Bruins’ Day 2 draft picks

Boston added a pair of forwards, two defenseman and a goalie in Rounds 2-7 on Saturday.

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan greets running backs Devonta Freeman, left, and Tevin Coleman during NFL football practice Tuesday, June 13, 2017, in Flowery Branch, Ga. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)


Which players and coaches will be under the most pressure this season?

The pressure’s on MVP Matt Ryan to help Falcons move on from last year’s disappointing Super Bowl loss.

An emotional David Ortiz wipes away tears during Friday’s number retirement ceremony.

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David Ortiz’s No. 34 is retired

Big Papi got emotional Friday night at Fenway Park.


Kraft’s words of wisdom at Cannes

Robert Kraft had some interesting things to say in an interview at the Cannes Lion Festival of Creativity in France Friday.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/16/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Valentin_Thornton04_spt.jpg Shawn Thornton traded the penalty box for the front office

The former Bruin enforcer is now the Panthers’ vice president of business operations.

Stephen Colbert.

Stephen Colbert went to Russia to ‘announce’ his 2020 run for president

For Russian ears only: Stephen Colbert is running for president of the United States in 2020.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/22/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/FINAL062217.jpg Want better pay? Get on a bigger boat

How a rising tide of “superfirms” is creating more income inequality.

Love Letters

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/24/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/Meredith_Goldstein5-5613.jpg Fell for a married woman — again

I know it sounds selfish that all I’m thinking about is me. I just don’t want this to happen again.


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If you have been a victim or witnessed a hate incident, share your information here so we can investigate.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/23/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/Off%20the%20Charts.jpg How a text message can mean the difference between sickness and health

I’ve learned firsthand that a simple text message can bridge patient care in and out of the hospital.